What is another word for sand leek?

5 synonyms found


[ sˈand lˈiːk], [ sˈand lˈiːk], [ s_ˈa_n_d l_ˈiː_k]

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How to use "Sand leek" in context?

Sand leek is a member of the Allium family and is related to other onions, including the pearl onion, shallot, and garlic. It is a white or light-colored onion with a bulbous shape. The skin is thin and can be eaten raw or cooked. The flavor is mild and the bulb is edible. Sand leek is a good source of vitamin K, copper, and vitamin C. It can be cooked like other onions, with or without meat, or used in soup or a salad. Sand leek is also used in pickled recipes.

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